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NYPL Cubs Program's Fifth Annual Valentine’s Celebration with Special Guest Todd Oldham!


 On Saturday, February 6th, the Library’s membership group for families welcomed 180 parents and children to the StephenA.SchwarzmanBuilding for an afternoon of crafting with designer and author Todd Oldham.  Projects from his recent book Kid Made Modern (AMMO) inspired the day’s activities.

Guests in attendance included Cubs Committee members Hannah McFarland (co-chair), Katie Michel (co-chair), Gretchen Rubin (co-chair), Vicky Ward (co-chair), Amanda Benchley, Nancy Donahoe, Laura Harris, Galt Niederhoffer, Pamela Paul, Julia Pershan, and Kimbrough Towles in addition to  Lea Carpenter Brokaw, Lisa Gomez, Caroline Greenwald, Beth Kojima, Dara O’Hara, Zibby Right, Alexia Ryan, and Katherine Spade.

Since 2005, the Library Cubs Program has inspired lifelong learning by raising much-needed funds for children’s books, programs, and services at NYPL’s 91 neighborhood branches.  For more information, please visit